2020 News Release Archive
NU Connections: "Dream it, Do it" Partners with UNO MBA CapstoneDecember 10, 2020
The nonprofit now has the building blocks to figure out where they need to go in order to bring more awareness to manufacturing career opportunities.
SBDC's International Trade Program Delivers Market Research, GuidanceDecember 10, 2020
Since 2010, the international trade program of NBDC’s Small Business Development Center has operated from the NBDC office at UNO’s College of Business Administration in Omaha.
Client Story: Airport Professional Services, LLCDecember 10, 2020
PTAC assistance secures government payment for airport firefighting training device firm.
NBDC Names Jamie Bright SourceLink® Nebraska Network NavigatorDecember 01, 2020
Bright will join SourceLink® Nebraska development efforts and serve Nebraska entrepreneurs and resource partners.
SourceLink® Nebraska is a Building Block for BusinessNovember 18, 2020
SourceLink® Nebraska is a statewide system that delivers easy access to key service providers and resources supporting entrepreneurs and community development.
NBDC and NSRI Bring Innovators Together for Technology Transfer DayOctober 16, 2020
Tech Transfer Day prepares Nebraska innovators to present to the Department of Defense with hopes of procuring government contracts.
Client Story: Curbside Magic Mobile Pet SpawOctober 12, 2020
SBDC client, Curbside Magic Mobile Pet Spaw of Alliance, Nebraska gets consulting from NBDC to start their mobile grooming business.
Meet the Buyers Government Contracting Conference Goes Virtual in 2020September 29, 2020
The Nebraska Procurement Technical Assistance Center, NBDC program, hosts annual Meet the Buyers Conference virtually due to COVID-19.
NBDC Announces Transition of Professional and Organizational Development ProgramSeptember 01, 2020
NBDC’s Professional and Organizational Development services to transition to Executive Education at UNO's College of Business Administration
Nebraska SBDC Announces New BuySide ProgramSeptember 01, 2020
NBDC’s new BuySide program provides credentialed summary business valuation reports at no cost to potential buyers of existing small businesses.
NU Connections Sparks CBA Capstone Project with Omaha Rodeo Inc.September 01, 2020
The non-profit lassoed several innovative ideas for improving its marketing by taking part in a capstone consulting project with teams of UNO Master of Business Administration students.
NBDC Names Scott Asmus SourceLink® Nebraska Network BuilderAugust 14, 2020
Asmus will lead SourceLink® Nebraska development efforts and serve Nebraska entrepreneurs and resource partners.
NBDC Presents First Nebraska Opportunity Zone SummitAugust 13, 2020
The first Nebraska Opportunity Zone Summit was held on August 13, 2020. Hosted by NBDC, SBA and DED.
Client Story: Sound WorksAugust 10, 2020
Sound advice from NBDC helps employee buy Norfolk business.
NU Connections Announces New Website LaunchJuly 13, 2020
The new site features a streamlined, modern design; improved functionality; and easy access to essential information to help business organizations leverage university resources.
Client Story: North End TeleservicesJuly 01, 2020
Client Story: North End Teleservices, HubZone company, wins government contract with NBDC services.
Client Story: Eakes Offices SolutionsJuly 01, 2020
Client Story: Eakes Office Solutions expands government sales to Meet COVID-19 needs
Information and Technology Program Presents Methodology Series to Further InnovationJune 18, 2020
Wendy Kennedy series “So what? Who cares? Why you?” methodology to explore the business value of new ideas in a peer-to-peer setting.
Client Story: Callaway True ValueJune 01, 2020
NBDC client goes from employee to owner with the purchase of Callaway True Value.
Information and Technology Program Develops Series for Entrepreneurs in Ag TechMay 21, 2020
NBDC presents a series of webinars and online courses for agriculture technology entrepreneurs with innovations that serve agricultural sectors and support rural development.
Program Highlight: PTAC Transitions to Virtual ServicesMay 21, 2020
Transitioning to electronic and virtual delivery is ensuring that all of the services provided by the Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) remain available to current and new clients..
NBDC Launches Agricultural Innovation SeriesMay 19, 2020
A collection of events targeting entrepreneurs with innovations that serve agricultural sectors and support rural development.
Program Highlight: NU Connections Webinar Attracts Entrepreneurs Eager for FundingMay 18, 2020
Nearly 100 attendees gained knowledge and advice regarding the Nebraska Business Innovation Act (BIA) grant program.
Client Story: BidItBob Auction ServiceMay 12, 2020
NBDC Client, BidItBob, a Scottsbluff business owner uses auction webcasts and curbside pickup to meet client needs.
NBDC Shares Results of Nebraska Business Response SurveyMay 07, 2020
State of Nebraska asked business owners and nonprofit leaders to take Nebraska Business Response Survey. The survey closed on 4/24/20. The results are now available.
NBDC Requesting Business Owners to Take Nebraska Business Response SurveyApril 15, 2020
State of Nebraska is asking business owners and nonprofit leaders to take Nebraska Business Response Survey. The survey closes on 4/24/20.
Nebraska SBDC Announces 5 Day Small Business ChallengeApril 10, 2020
Nebraska SBDC Announces 5 Day Small Business Challenge - a social media campaign inviting followers to support Nebraska small businesses with daily challenges.
NBDC Responds to COVID-19 with Business Resiliency ResourcesApril 10, 2020
NBDC responds to COVID-19 with Business Resiliency Resources. These resources are to help Nebraska small business owners who are impacted by the Coronavirus.
Client Story: Tally CreativeApril 01, 2020
NBDC Client, Tally Creative, a Grand Island business owner was able to expand photography studio into a full-service marketing agency in historic Railside District.
NBDC Client Announced as 2020 Nebraska Small Business Person of the Year Award Winner by SBA Nebraska District OfficeMarch 06, 2020
NBDC Client Announced as 2020 Nebraska Small Business Person of the Year Award Winner by SBA Nebraska District Office
NBDC Announces 2019 Nebraska Business Award WinnersMarch 05, 2020
Congratulations to the 2019 award winners.
2019 Employee Development Business of the Year: EADMarch 05, 2020
EAD, located in Omaha, Nebraska awarded 2019 Employee Development Business of the Year by Nebraska Business Development Center.
2019 Innovation Business of the Year: Monarch FlywayMarch 05, 2020
Monarch Flyway, located in Ogallala, Nebraska awarded 2019 Innovation Business of the Year by Nebraska Business Development Center.
2019 Government Contractor of the Year: ACE Reporting-US, LLCMarch 05, 2020
ACE Reporting-US, LLC, located in Lincoln, Nebraska awarded 2019 Government Contractor of the Year by Nebraska Business Development Center.
2019 Champion of Small Business: Davis Repair, LLCMarch 05, 2020
Davis Repair, LLC, located in Hay Springs, Nebraska awarded 2019 Champion of Small Business by Nebraska Business Development Center.
Program Highlight: Professional and Organizational DevelopmentFebruary 17, 2020
NBDC Professional and Organizational Development program helps project managers prepare to pass the Project Managers Professional (PMP) exam.
Increase Your Sales to Uncle Sam, Meet the Buyers Conference for Government Contractors March 20, 2020February 12, 2020
Nebraska PTAC to host Meet the Buyers Conference for government contracting March 20, 2020, at UNO's College of Business.
NBDC Welcomes New Professional Development Business Consultant, Scott AsmusFebruary 12, 2020
Asmus will help companies gather critical information, improve core processes, and develop talent for the professional and organizational development program.
Client Story: Fyre-TecJanuary 22, 2020
With help from NBDC, Client Purchases Steel Window Manufacturing Company.
Client Story: Cappuccino and CompanyJanuary 22, 2020
Scottsbluff business, Cappuccino and Company, uses accounting guidance from NBDC to maintain books.
Client Story: Acme Printing CompanyJanuary 22, 2020
NBDC Client, Acme Printing Company, Longtime Printing Company Gets New Lease on Life
Program Highlight: NU ConnectionsJanuary 22, 2020
NU Connections links businesses to resources across four University of Nebraska Campuses
The Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) helps Nebraska businesses start, grow and develop, by strengthening Nebraska businesses for a healthy economy and prosperous communities. NBDC is a University of Nebraska at Omaha center that provides confidential consulting business development services across Nebraska to entrepreneurs and business owners for the life cycle of their business. NBDC partners with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, University of Nebraska at Kearney, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Wayne State College, and Chadron State College to deliver its services statewide. The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency (DLA), the U.S. Department of Commerce (EDA), and other federal, state and private organizations support NBDC. Visit nbdc.unomaha.edu for more information.
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